The most beautiful traverse in Brazil.

Statistics

1

day +

3,027

m

3,069

m

15

max°

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Severe

Description

Serra dos Órgãos National Park (Portuguese: Parque Nacional da Serra dos Órgãos: "Organs Range") is a national park in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

It protects the Serra dos Órgãos mountain range and the water sources in the range.

It was the third national park to be created in Brazil.The most beautiful traverse in Brazil.

The climate is tropical superhumid, with 80% to 90% relative humidity caused by moist air from the Atlantic most of the year.

Average temperatures range from 13 to 23 °C (55 to 73 °F), but may reach 38 °C (100 °F) and may fall below freezing in the highest parts.

Average rainfall is 1,700 to 3,600 millimetres (67 to 142 in), with more rain in the summer (December to March) and a dry season in the winter from June to August.

The south east side facing the ocean receives more rain than the north west side. This trail was done in three days.

But it is possible to do in one or two, but losing some highlights.

You can do this trail in both directions. There are two mountain huts, but for the exclusive use of park rangers.

There are two campsites with bathrooms that can be used by reservation. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serra_dos_%C3%93rg%C3%A3os_National_Park